Definition: This entry is the annual electricity generated expressed in kilowatt-hours. The discrepancy between the amount of electricity generated and/or imported and the amount consumed and/or exported is accounted for as loss in transmission and distribution.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Electricity - production map
OPEC Reaches Deal to Limit Production, Sending Prices Soaring
New York Times - 12/1/2016 4:36:00 PM
Other OPEC countries have followed, increasing production in recent months ... Two months ago, the cartel surprised world energy markets by agreeing in principle to trim production. The move by OPEC signaled a significant change of course for Saudi ...
WWF says renewable energy gives everyone a share of development
Latino FOX News - 12/3/2016 7:18:16 PM
The region's leading renewable-energy-producing countries, according to the WWF ... The region currently generates 7 percent of the world's electricity, and almost 65 percent of this electricity comes from renewable sources, mainly from hydroelectric ...
OPEC Cuts Production: What It Means For Oil & Gas Prices
Forbes - 11/30/2016 7:21:50 PM
On Wednesday, The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries ... 73% of the world’s “proven” oil reserves. OPEC is the largest organization that is focused on oil production and it clearly has massive influence on global energy prices.
World's Top 10 Electricity-producing Countries
Buzzle - 7/22/2013 11:55:53 PM
To produce 40% of America's electricity every year, all the power plants in the US together use more than a whopping 900 million short tons of coal. USA, China, and Japan are some of the world's biggest electricity-producing countries. Find out facts about ...
World Energy Outlook 2016 – Fatih Birol in Brussels
aleklett.wordpress.com - 12/3/2016 2:57:35 AM
On 16 November 2016 the International Energy Agency (IEA ... The USA is the world’s largest economy as well as the largest consumer of oil and a leading oil producing nation. So it is not surprising that oil and economic activity are closely linked.
A standoff in Vienna will determine who is the world’s real king of oil
Quartz - 11/29/2016 4:38:22 PM
The key is who leaves Austria the leader of the world’s oil-producing countries. Saudi Arabia insists it remains ... and diluted the Saudis’ power. Two years ago, the Saudis tried to end the shale threat by flooding the market with oil, forcing down ...
OPEC agrees to oil production cuts
USA Today - 11/30/2016 7:00:21 PM
Oil prices soared Wednesday after a group of the world's largest ... has suppressed energy prices and increased tensions between members Saudi Arabia, Iran and Iraq. Member countries, seeking to bolster prices, agreed to slash production by 1.2 million ...
Top Wind Power Countries Relative to Electricity Production (CleanTechnica Exclusive)
CleanTechnica - 6/5/2012 4:26:46 PM
Closing out this series (I think), below are the top countries in the world* for wind power capacity relative to electricity production**. In other words, these are the countries that have the most wind power compared to their electricity production.
Oil prices keep surging after OPEC hashes out a deal to cut production
Vox - 12/1/2016 4:18:42 AM
OPEC, it would appear, still has the power to make world markets shudder ... Meanwhile, even if OPEC's members agree to detailed production cuts, there’s still the risk that countries could cheat and fail to follow through. “That’s something we ...
Shale gas production drives world natural gas production growth
eia.gov - 8/15/2016 12:03:13 PM
Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration ... Shale gas is expected to account for 30% of world natural gas production by the end of the forecast period. Although currently only four countries—the United States, Canada, China, and Argentina ...
Finland on its way to become world's first country to ban coal use in energy production
helsinkitimes.fi - 11/3/2016 6:03:29 AM
The Finnish Government has announced that it is mulling over prohibiting the use of coal in energy production by 2030. Olli Rehn (Centre), the Minister of Economic Affairs, revealed in an interview with Helsingin Sanomat on Wednesday that the energy and ...
OPEC announces deal to cut oil production
World Socialist Web Site - 12/1/2016 9:55:08 AM
Under the agreement, OPEC, which supplies about one-third of the world’s oil, will cut production by ... limit as well as to Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak described as “maximum participation” by non-OPEC countries in the restrictions.
China Climate Forecast Challenged by Coal Use
rfa.org - 11/28/2016 4:18:05 PM
Although the country leads the world in developing renewable energy sources like solar and wind power ... Under rising international pressure, China set targets for reducing its massive production overcapacity in the steel and coal industries, which ...
Largest Countries by Geothermal Electricity Production
mapsofworld.com - 11/30/2016 3:29:47 AM
Presently, twenty-four countries use geothermal electricity. The world map with top ten largest countries by geothermal electricity production shows a list of top ten countries that produce maximum geothermal electricity. As shown in the map, the United ...
Trump's presidency - bullish sign for USA oil production
Canal CNC Arauca - 12/3/2016 6:21:00 PM
The Energy Information Administration this week raised the forecast on USA crude output, saying production would fall slower ... the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries said that world oil demand will be 109 million barrels a day by 2040.